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Teamsters Mourn the Passing of Gene Upshaw, A True Trade Unionist

Official Statement of James P. Hoffa, Teamsters General President


The Teamsters Union and its members have won a significant victory today with Rep. John Boozman’s decision to withdraw an amendment to the transportation reauthorization bill that would have forced truck drivers to work longer hours with less rest. 

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